King Rat (gkr) wrote,
King Rat
gkr

Daydreams

Since I haven't written anything of substance for a while, I'll give my dear readers this.

There's a reason I love tales of the Apocalypse in science fiction. I'm not particularly fond of people. Oh, I love to socialize. If I go too long without human contact or a stimulating discussion I become grouchy. But by and large people irritate me. I hide it decently well. But not perfectly. I don't go to Sea Goth picnics. I generally stay away from parties. I don't go to lunch with my co-workers. I live alone.

I daydreamed as a child about an empty world. I don't think I'd do too well living in the forest and having to forage for food. But give me a city's worth of canned and dry goods and I might do all right for a while. In my dreams at least.

Even now, when I doze off on the bus, I'm thinking of what buildings I'd take over and how I'd set up the neighborhood to fight off whatevers left of society.

Subscribe

  • Plumbers and hospitals

    Plumber will be here around noon. I'm gonna shower and head up to Swedish for a bit. Then back here for the plumber. And then hopefully there will…

  • Things to do

    Return or extend library books Find and complete home sale paperwork Clean this mess Finish reading this book See about approving a check-in…

  • Last post

    I don't plan to delete my LJ (I paid for permanent status, dammit), but this will be the last post. I don't plan to read it anymore, either…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

  • 4 comments